Location: Cobbity

About

Cobbitty is a beautiful historic town locating in the Macarthur Region of New South Wales, Australia. The 52 square kilometre state suburb is administrated by the Camden Council, a local government area of Australia. Camden is surrounded by Greendale, Bringelly, Oran Park, Theresa Park, Harrington Park, Brownlow Hill, Camden and Kirkham suburbs. The postcode of Cobbitty is 2570. It located 60 km south-west of Sydney CBD and 10 km west of Campbelltown.

The area now known as Cobbitty was originally home to the Muringong, southern most of the Darug people. Settlement began in the early 19th century following the establishment of John Macarthur’s Camden Park Estate nearby. Cobbitty Post Office opened on 1 May 1869.

Location

Getting Around

Bus services are most popular in Cobbitty. NSW transport service connects Cobbitty to Camden, Warragamba, Theresa Park, Orangeville and Werombi. Route 31 connects Camden to Cobbitty via Cut Hill Road. Service operates Monday to Saturday. Route 32 connects Camden to Warragamba via Cobbitty, Theresa Park, Orangeville and Werombi.

Local Area Statistics

People

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Population 1,060
Male 540
Female 520
Median Age 39

Source ABS Census 2011, COBBITTY

Households

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All private dwellings 386
Average people per household 3
Median weekly household income $1,472
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2500
Median weekly rent $225
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.4

Source ABS Census 2011, COBBITTY